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General Reference Center General Interest Database - Find articles on current events, popular culture, business and industry trends, the arts and sciences, sports, hobbies and more. Email [email protected] to request the password.
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Virtual Reference Library a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. These reference materials once were accessible only in the library, but now you can access them online from the library or remotely 24/7. Email [email protected] to request the password.
Small Business Center Provides enterprenaurs and small business owners with a one-stop source for all key information needs, including financing, financial planning, business plan creation, market analysis, sales strategy, tax planning and more. Email [email protected] to request the password.
Computer Databases Use this database to find computer-related product introductions, news and reviews in areas such as hardware, software, electronics, engineering, communications and the application of technology. Email [email protected] to request the password.
Legal Reference Provides more than 1,400 titles including major law reviews, legal newspapers, bar association journals and international legal journals. Email [email protected] to request the password.
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